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November 16, 2018 12:00 AM Farmers threaten protests over ‘cotton import plans’

LAHORE: Farmers on Thursday threatened to launch countrywide protests if the textile sector’s ‘big wheels’ did not roll back their alleged plans of sourcing cheap imported cotton, ditching the locally produced fiber. “Powerful textile millers are planning to import some 50,000 tons of cotton from Central Asia through Torkham border,” Khalid Mehmood Khokhar 19

January 31, 2018 12:00 AM PCSIR declares Olper’s milk 100pc pure & safe for consumption

Karachi: The country’s leading scientific and technological research organization – Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) declared Olper’s and Olper’s Lite, Engro Foods Limited’s (EFL) ultra-heat treatment (UHT) milk brands, 100% pure & safe, based over the tests on 16 packaged milk brands in line with the directives of the Supreme 34

April 30, 2017 12:18 PM Internet shutdowns rob Kashmiri activists of lifeline

MUMBAI: Indian activists who rely on social media to share information in times of tension are being frustrated by a wave of internet shutdowns, with 22 sites closed in Kashmir this week alone. The clampdown in India - only Iraq closes as many sites each year - has hit doctors who treat rural patients via WhatsApp, and silenced journalists covering street 23

February 6, 2017 9:11 AM Apple to start iPhone production in India

The company may move some of its component manufacturing to the country too Apple has decided to start manufacturing its iPhones in India, with a new factory set up in Bangalore, the region's government has revealed. The state IT minister thanked Apple for choosing Karnataka to build its first manufacturing plant, commenting the move "will foster cutting 26

January 12, 2017 5:04 AM BuzzFeed ‘garbage’, CNN ‘fake news’, says Trump in first press conference since July

President-elect Donald Trump and his team on Wednesday attacked news organizations that spread unsubstantiated reports about a damaging dossier collected on him by Russia, an incident that illustrates how old rules of journalism are tested in... President-elect Donald Trump and his team on Wednesday attacked news organizations that spread unsubstantiated 31

December 20, 2016 9:22 PM Watch Mark Zuckerberg show off his atrificial intelligence butler: 'Jarvis' can recognize friends, control lights, doors, windows and music

Earlier this year, Mark Zuckerberg revealed he was dedicating his year to making a home AI butler based on Tony Stark's Jarvis in the Iron Man films. Now, he has revealed it - and not only can it control his home, but can also entertain his daughter Max, and even fire him a trademark grey t-shirt. The video also reveals that Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla 26

December 9, 2016 2:10 AM Italy's ACIMIT and APTMA for enhancing bilateral trade ties

LAHORE: The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) and the Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers (ACIMIT) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote the bilateral trade, investment and economic relations between Italy and Pakistan. APTMA Chairman Aamir Fayyaz and ACIMIT President Raffaella Carabelli inked the MoU on behalf 24

October 15, 2016 1:03 PM BRICS Summit: Here is the full speech of Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in India for the BRICS summit on Saturday and met PM Narendra Modi for bilateral talks. Russian President Vladimir Putin, arrived in India for the BRICS summit on Saturday and met PM Narendra Modi for bilateral talks. India announced that it is to buy S-400 Triumf air defence system from Russia. The defence system 21

October 15, 2016 6:54 AM Engineers India, Gazprom to prepare India-Russia gas pipeline blueprint

Move is part of India’s plan to enhance the use of natural gas in its energy mix and to increase trade with Russia New Delhi: India and Russia on Saturday assigned their respective domestic companies—Engineers India Ltd and Gazprom PJSC—to jointly study and prepare a blueprint for laying a gas pipeline between the two countries, said an oil ministry 23

September 28, 2016 1:50 AM Elon Musk's Mars plan involves giant reusable rockets, spaceships flying 100 people

SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk envisions a fleet of 1,000 spaceships embarking en masse for Mars, establishing a self-sustaining colony of as many as 1 million people and turning humans into a multiplanetary species within 40 to 100 years. “There are really two fundamental paths,” Musk said. “One path is we stay on Earth forever and there will be some eventual 42